Ms. Kristi Grooms

Phone: 803-476-4800 (ext. 4875)


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Ms. Kristi Grooms

Welcome! I'm Ms. Grooms, and I have been teaching 8th Grade English at Dutch Fork Middle School for 14 years. I've taught all levels of ELA as well as our English I-H Courses, and I am the Chair of the 8th Grade English Department. I am a member of Team 83 and teach in Room 112. I'm looking forward to a great year! 


BA Literature (USC)

Masters of Teaching Secondary English (USC)

Gifted and Talented Endorsement

NBCT Early Adolsecent Literature

Milken Educator Award (2013)

Advanced Placement Certification in Literature (UCLA 2016)